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Author: 0 Dutch coach summoned after Bulgaria 'debacle'

At just 17 years of age, the highly-rated Ajax central defender was the youngest player to turn out for Oranje since 1931, but it was a painful introduction to worldwide football for a man who had made just 14 senior appearances prior to Saturday's meeting, which marked the halfway point on the road to Russian Federation.

Author: 0 France's Le Pen Calls For Anti-Terrorism Intelligence Sharing With Moscow

Kremlin spokesman, Dmitry Peskov, also told the Reuters news agency on Friday that Putin and Le Pen did not discuss financial aid. Russian President Vladimir Putin has said Kremlin is not seeking to influence the presidential race in France, but has the right to meet with representatives of the country's political parties.

World Media Minister who lost brother in Bali bombing tried to save policeman
Author: 0 Minister who lost brother in Bali bombing tried to save policeman

The Metropolitan Police Federation are raising money for the family of hero PC Keith Palmer. A man who witnessed a vehicle drive into pedestrians on a bridge near the British parliament, tells reporters what he saw. Three people were killed, including the police officer. "I'm grateful to the police and proud of Tobias Ellwood", tweeted Tom Tugendhat. Ellwood is a former soldier and is now Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for the Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs Minister for the ...

World Media Merkel concerned Israeli settlements undermine two-state solution
Author: 0 Merkel concerned Israeli settlements undermine two-state solution

The police force swiftly condemned the attack and said in a statement that the policeman was immediately suspended and "summoned for a talk on his future in the police". Emboldened by the election of Trump, Israel has given the go-ahead to the construction of hundreds of new settlement units. The U.S. said that it had "concerns" about Israeli policy, but that the discussions would continue.

World Media Putin Critic Gunned Down in Kyiv
Author: 0 Putin Critic Gunned Down in Kyiv

Mr Voronenkov and his wife were concerned about their security, specifically citing their conflict with Russian Federation. Voronenkov, 45, yesterday joined a long list of Kremlin foes who ended up dead, including his friend Alexander Litvinenko who was killed when his tea was poisoned by radioactive polonium in 2006.

World Media Chuck Schumer calls on Trump to apologize for wiretapping claims
Author: 0 Chuck Schumer calls on Trump to apologize for wiretapping claims

He fired Flynn last month after reports he had discussed sanctions with Russia's ambassador before Trump took office, without telling other White House officials. O'Reilly said that lawmakers' questions to the pair made it clear that there was a political agenda on both sides of the aisle. But Comey, as the Federal Bureau of Investigation chief, sought to get the Justice Department, which oversees the Federal Bureau of Investigation, to disavow Trump's claim shortly after the president made ...

Author: 0 Kim Jong Nam's identity confirmed by using child's DNA, official confirms

Malaysian authorities say Kim was killed February 13 when two women smeared his face with the banned nerve agent VX in a crowded airport terminal. The murder, and Malaysia's attempt to investigate North Koreans inside Pyongyang's embassy in Kuala Lumpur , has sparked a diplomatic meltdown between two countries with once strong ties.

World Media Syrian rebel group says US-led coalition behind mosque strike
Author: 0 Syrian rebel group says US-led coalition behind mosque strike

Ahrar al-Sham, a powerful Syrian rebel group, on Friday said the US -led coalition against Islamic State was behind a deadly mosque attack near Syria's Aleppo that a war monitor said killed dozens of people on Thursday evening. Meanwhile, the Syrian Civil Defence, volunteer paramedics known as the White Helmets, said three civilians were killed in an early morning airstrike on the village of Sheikh Ali in the Aleppo countryside.

World Media Girl Guides of Canada cancel United States trips over Trump order
Author: 0 Girl Guides of Canada cancel United States trips over Trump order

In a joint statement by worldwide commissioner Sharron Callahan and director of provincial operations Holly Thompson as reported by the CBC , the scouting organization notes that "While the United States is a frequent destination for Guiding trips, the ability of all our members to equally enter this country is now uncertain".

World Media Kim Jong-Nam's killing a 'US plot', North Korea claims
Author: 0 Kim Jong-Nam's killing a 'US plot', North Korea claims

He didn't say when and where the DNA sample was taken. The decision to deport the 50 North Koreans was not explained but the move comes weeks after ties between the two became tense over the murder North Korean leader's half brother at an airport in Malaysia.

World Media Geert Wilders - Dutch PM Rutte 'has not seen the last of me'
Author: 0 Geert Wilders - Dutch PM Rutte 'has not seen the last of me'

Mr Wilders, who has said that he would bar immigrants to the Netherlands from Muslim countries, says that he has already won the election because "everyone is moving towards us" on policy. The Netherlands uses a model of consensual stability in which the party that gets the most votes traditionally oversees coalition talks. Even if Wilders' populist party were to win the popular vote in the election, it is still unlikely he would become the next Dutch prime minister as many of his ...

World Media France's Fillon placed under formal investigation
Author: 0 France's Fillon placed under formal investigation

In February, Fillon said that if judges found enough evidence to formally put him under investigation, he would pull out of the presidential race. It is a step towards a trial, but a number of such investigations have been dropped without going to court.

World Media Raw: Jewish Centers Threatened on Jewish Holiday
Author: 0 Raw: Jewish Centers Threatened on Jewish Holiday

No one was injured during that incident. New York Governor Cuomo called the threat against the Brighton Jewish Community Center "a despicable and cowardly act", adding that it would not be tolerated. Last Tuesday, the Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre in Toronto was the target of a bomb threat. "These incidents reinforce our decision, earlier this week, to enact new, more rigorous security measures to ensure we are providing the safest possible environment for us all".

World Media Kentucky thumps Arkansas to win SEC Tournament
Author: 0 Kentucky thumps Arkansas to win SEC Tournament

Arkansas senior Manny Watkins had mentioned Saturday the dislike the two teams have for each other. Fox scored a career-high 28 points, including nine straight down the stretch, and Malik Monk added 20 to lift Kentucky past Alabama 79-74 in the SEC tournament semifinal Saturday.

Author: 0 Taylor Swift fan arrested after stalking her on her roof!

According to the outlet, an obsessed fan repeatedly climbed onto the roof of her stunning penthouse in New York City from 10pm-2am. A man has been arrested for allegedly stalking Taylor Swift . He has climbed up on the roof and has tried to enter her house by ringing the door bell several times. He also allegedly contacted Swift's management company 59 times between January 27 and February 16 in an attempt to see her.

World Media High winds cause power outages
Author: 0 High winds cause power outages

Major local power suppliers DTE Energy and Consumers Energy reported extensive power outage until Wednesday afternoon, with DTE Energy saying more than 400,000 of its customers in Metro Detroit lost power by mid-Wednesday afternoon as well as another 1940,000 customers of Consumers Energy.

World Media S.Korea braces for impeachment unrest
Author: 0 S.Korea braces for impeachment unrest

The eight judges of the top court continued their closed-door deliberation before the crucial vote - expected to take place at the very last minute on Friday morning - on whether to uphold the parliamentary impeachment of Park, over a score of allegations.

World Media Boeing 737 MAX 9 makes its debut
Author: 0 Boeing 737 MAX 9 makes its debut

The aircraft is now set to undergo systems checks, fuelling and engine runs on the flight time before flight testing commences in the next few weeks. "The question to ask is, would Boeing even be considering the ( 737) MAX 10 , if it weren't for the A321neo", he said at the ISTAT Americas air finance conference.

World Media Kabul: Gunmen attack military hospital near United States embassy
Author: 0 Kabul: Gunmen attack military hospital near United States embassy

He said Afghan forces had battled the attackers floor by floor. Defence Ministry spokesman Dawlat Waziri said the attack was suppressed by mid-afternoon with all three gunmen killed. The attack on a hospital that treats military casualties from around Afghanistan drew wide condemnation and President Ashraf Ghani said it "trampled on all human values".

Author: 0 To mesh Syria fight, US, Turkey, Russia brass talk

Russian President Vladimir Putin is at the center of this thanks to his military campaign, but he must keep allies like Syria and Iran on side even as tries to cooperate with the US and Turkey. In August, Turkey-backed forces launched an operation to drive ISIL away from its border with Syria. "Common issues relating to regional security, in particular Syria and Iraq, are being discussed at the meeting", it said in a statement .

World Media Four injured in blast in Bhopal-Ujjain passenger train
Author: 0 Four injured in blast in Bhopal-Ujjain passenger train

The two seriously injured persons were referred to a hospital in Bhopal . "After the blast, the affected coach was segregated from the train and fire extinguisher was used to control fire". A special medical train of railways has also reached at the site. After the train came to a halt, smoke engulfed the coach, which caused panic among passengers who rushed out to save themselves.

Author: 0 Ukraine accuses Russian Federation of 'terrorism' in top United Nations court

The International Court of Justice (ICJ) in The Hague was due on March 6 to hear Ukraine's case seeking a legal halt to Moscow's support for pro-Russian rebels in Donbas and Crimea. "This case will send a message about whether the worldwide legal order can stand up to powerful countries that disregard law and disrespect human rights", Kyiv's Deputy Foreign Minister Olena Zerkal told the 16-judge world court panel.

World Media Syrian talks end, 'more positive' than previous round: opposition
Author: 0 Syrian talks end, 'more positive' than previous round: opposition

While direct talks between Syrian government and opposition delegations have yet to happen, de Mistura reminded that this remains an objective for discussions seeking to broker a political end to the six-year conflict. The main Syrian opposition at the talks is the High Negotiations Committee (HNC) but there are also two smaller dissident groups which have no military muscle but enjoy Moscow's blessing as opposition voices.

World Media Scotland 'obsessed' with independence, should remain part of UK: May
Author: 0 Scotland 'obsessed' with independence, should remain part of UK: May

Theresa May's speech at the Scottish Conservative Party conference on Friday dominates Scotland's front pages. the prime minister has set herself on a collision course with Nicola Sturgeon by indicating the devolution settlement enjoyed by Scotland for nearly 20 years will be redrawn after Brexit , according to The Herald .

Author: 0 Fatal Yemen Raid Yielded Intel On 'Hundreds' Of Al-Qaida Operatives

Jeff Davis, a spokesman. Residents near the scene in the Saeid region in Shabwa said the airstrike destroyed a house used by al-Qaida operatives. A US official told ABC News that the airstrikes were planned prior to that SEAL mission. The militant group has taken advantage of a civil war pitting the Iran-aligned Shia Houthis against the Saudi-backed government of the internationally recognised government of President Abd Rabbuh Mansour Hadi to try to widen its control and influence in the ...

Author: 0 Betsy DeVos Backpedals After Saying HBCUs Were School Choice Pioneers

These weren't "more options" as Betsy puts it - they were the ONLY option for many black students. President Trump is expected to sign an executive order on Tuesday that announces the restructuring of an existing initiative to address the needs of black colleges.

World Media European Parliament to vote on visa liberalization for Ukraine on April 5
Author: 0 European Parliament to vote on visa liberalization for Ukraine on April 5

The European Parliament on Thursday said USA citizens should have to get visas to visit the EU as long as Washington refuses to allow permit-free travel for five of the bloc's countries. Such restrictions could have a negative impact on European tourism revenue, and the commission is pushing to diplomatically resolve what some have deemed to be a "visa war".

Author: 0 ECO summit begins today in Islamabad

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan represented Turkey at the two-day regional meeting held in Pakistan's capital Islamabad. He stressed on cooperation in energy and said his country would support all initiatives aimed at realization of this objective.

World Media Wilbur Ross confirmed as Trump's commerce secretary
Author: 0 Wilbur Ross confirmed as Trump's commerce secretary

Democrats, without the votes to stop any Trump nominees from confirmation without GOP help, have sought to delay the approval of some of Trump's most contentious picks. Mr Ross had also been asked to provide more details about his own relationship with previous and current Russian investors in the bank, including Viktor Vekselberg, a longtime ally of the Russian president, and Vladimir Strzhalkovsky, the former vice-chairman of Bank of Cyprus who is also a former KGB agent with a close ...

Author: 0 Joel Embiid 'Out Indefinitely' With Swellness In Knee

He has been out since January 22 with a left knee contusion . Embiid, the No. 3 overall pick in 2014, missed his first two seasons while recovering from foot surgery. The Sixers acquired Andrew Bogut in the Noel deal, but he is expected to get bought out by the team, per ESPN.com's Marc Stein and Tim MacMahon . Although he has performed at a high level when healthy in 2016-17, he has appeared in just 31 games.

Author: 0 8-Year Old Girl Is Shot And Killed After Traffic Accident

HPD homicide detective David Stark said the police do not know yet what really might have happened, like if the two woman had been possibly "firing at each other and struck the vehicle, or if once the accident happened, they got angry, jumped out and shot the vehicle".

World Media BSSC chairman Sudhir Kumar arrested in connection with multi-crore job scam
Author: 0 BSSC chairman Sudhir Kumar arrested in connection with multi-crore job scam

In a statement, the Bihar IAS officers' association - that said it was "angered and anguished" at the development - called Mr Kumar "one of the finest officers" and pledged to "fight tooth and nail" for his cause. BSSC secretary Parmeshar Ram and other suspects, including the director of a school Ramashish Singh, were arrested. The first phase of examination was held on January 29, while the second round was conducted on February 5.

Author: 0 UN Syria envoy expects no breakthrough at Geneva talks

Later, at a separate press conference, leaders of Syria's main opposition camp condemned the attacks in Homs as "terrorism", but it was unclear which group they blamed for the attacks. "And if the Homs operation specifically is one of those terrorist operations, by one of those terrorist groups, it is clear by what I say", lead opposition negotiator Nasr al-Hariri told reporters in Geneva .

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